The King's College

NYCS In Business

Study business in the heart of a global financial center, New York City.

Steps from the New York Stock Exchange, The King’s College offers challenging business, finance, marketing, and management coursework that is integrated with learning experiences at key historic, cultural, and financial institutions. NYC Semester in Business (NYCB) coursework takes advantage of our proximity to the United Nations and connections to international NGOs. The King’s College provides networking opportunities, including lunches and dinners, with Christian leaders in NYC businesses and NGOs. NYCB students engage with a distinctively Christian vision for work that affirms the God-given dignity of individuals and prioritizes excellence and integrity.

Study Business In New York City

Home to corporations like Goldman Sachs, Tiffany & Co., and the New York Stock Exchange.

About The Program

NYCB is a 15-credit program. It is designed according to the course framework below.

3-Credit Core

(3) BUS 311 Business in NYC

6-9 Credits Business Elective Courses

Students can choose from the business/finance course offering.

May include optional internship for credit on a competitive basis.

3-6 Credits Non-Business Elective Course

Students can choose from a variety of politics, philosophy, economics, media, culture, and arts course options.

Students may also choose to pursue an internship for up to three credits, depending on the requirements of their home institution. All internships are competitive, and we cannot guarantee internship placement. Previous NYCB students have attained paid internships in marketing, PR, finance, and tech start-ups such as RooneyPartners, Babbel, ViaHero, And.Co, Bold Media, and MMBB Financial Services.

Program Leadership
Kimberly Reeve

Professor Kimberly Reeve
Director of NYCS in Business

Kimberly Reeve teaches business at The King’s College, including International Business, Ethics, and Nonprofit Management. Prior to joining King’s, Reeve drew on her experience leading development and marketing teams at several national and global organizations to work as a consultant to businesses and nonprofits for nine years. In that capacity, Reeve traveled and worked with clients throughout the U.S., Europe, South America, and Asia and started the European office of Cathedral Consulting Group, based in Amsterdam. Reeve’s research interests include mergers and acquisitions in the nonprofit sector, measuring impact in social enterprises, and identifying effective means of scaling enterprises.

Admissions

NYC Semester takes place in the fall and spring. Consult with your academic advisor or study abroad office (or equivalent) regarding the policies and procedures in place at your institution for enrolling in a semester of study away.  They can help you determine the transferability of credits and of financial aid.

Review course options with your academic advisor and the impact they will have on progress toward degree completion. The standard criteria for eligibility are the completion of 30 credit hours toward a college degree and a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Step 1: Apply
Step 2: Submit Official College Transcript

Applicant must send sealed official college transcript to:
Office of NYCS Admissions
The King’s College
56 Broadway
New York, NY 10004

Step 3: Submit Resume

A current resume is required and may be uploaded when submitting application or emailed to nycsemester@tkc.edu.

Step 4: Submit Cover Letter

A cover letter is required and may be uploaded when submitting application or emailed to nycsemester@tkc.edu.

NYC Business students should answer the following questions in their cover letter:

  • Why do you think you are an ideal applicant?
  • What are your strengths and how will NYC Semester help you grow?
  • What do you plan to accomplish during your semester away?
Step 5: Submit Letter of Recommendation

Recommendation letters should be written by the student’s academic advisor or a faculty member who can attest to the student’s character and academic ability. The applicant will provide the recommender’s name and email address in the application, and the recommender will receive an automated request to submit the recommendation.

Step 6: For International Students

If you are an international student, please visit the Admissions Information for International Visiting Scholars and Students for additional admissions information.

Step 7: Complete The Enrollment Checklist

Please download the checklist for new semester students to complete it and ensure you are ready to enroll with King’s.

Investment

The cost for tuition and housing for NYC Semester students from non-partnering schools is $17,500. Please contact your Study Abroad coordinator to receive information on the significant discount received by partner school participants.

NYCS students will live in student housing and become an integral part of student life at The King’s College, participating in activities such as group Bible study and corporate worship, student retreats, and campus-wide events around the city.

Calendar

FALL 2018

  • Early Action Application Deadline:  March 15, 2018
  • Registration begins:  Monday, March 26, 2018
  • Fall classes begin:  Wednesday, August 22, 2018

SPRING 2019

  • Early Action Application Deadline:  October 15, 2018
  • Registration begins:  Monday, November 5, 2018
  • Spring classes begin:  Monday, January 14, 2019
Contact Us

Questions? Email us at nycsemester@tkc.edu about the NYC Semester program and learn more.

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